IAFOR Journal of Cultural Studies: Volume 1 – Issue 1

Posted: January 25, 2016
Category: IJCS, Journals

The IAFOR Journal of Cultural Studies: Volume 1 – Issue 1 – Spring 2016
Published: January 2016
Editor: Professor Holger Briel, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
ISSN: 2187-4905
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This issue of the IAFOR Journal of Cultural Studies features contributions that range from today’s political protests to Chinese Jade mythology, from the culture of TV to questions of gender politics in education. As such, the diversity of the contributions speak for the breadth of cultural studies and its subjects; but by no means does it make the topics arbitrary; rather, they display a certain contingency. When read together, the texts engage each other, revealing manifold common threads and methods.


Occupy Central: Towards A Geography of Presence
By Edward Irons

The Influence of Gender Role Ideologies in Women’s Careers: A look at Marianismo and Machismo in the Treatment Room
By Carmen Inoa Vazquez

Women are the Breadwinners and Men are the Homemakers: Gender Socialization in Culture, Society, and Education
By Alexandria Almy & Elvira Sanatullova-Allison

Multiple Identities of Media Labourers and Experiences of Creative Autonomy: An Empirical Investigation from a TV-Producer/Director’s Perspective
By Chairin An

Creating Community Engagements between People with Disability and the Local Community through Digital Storytelling
By Shinsuke Funaki, Shoichi Fujita & Kazunori Taiencho

A Litho-Anthropological Study on Jade’s Mythological Narration and Chinese Cultural Origins
By Juan Wu

“Every picture should be unique.” A Conversation with Wang Wenlan
By Holger Briel


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